Alan Cubitt’s The Fall has become one of the country’s strongest crime dramas of the past five years, and this autumn we’ll be treated to the third and final series. Gillian Anderson and Jamie Dornan will be back to reprise their roles as Stella Gibson and Paul Spector respectively, and now the BBC has released the first images from that series.
At the climax of the last series, audiences were left reeling as Spector, critically injured in a devastating ambush, lay bleeding in the arms of Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson. Moments before, the intense and single-minded investigator thought she had her man; now, shocked and desperate, she’s losing him.
Bringing a killer to book is going to take much more now than simply catching him. In the emotionally charged aftermath of the shooting, Gibson’s personal journey to exact justice for the victims’ families must begin with the blood-soaked fight to keep Spector alive.
So, here they are:
You obviously can’t tell that much from these images, but wait… is that a bit of emotion being shown by Stella?
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